I would actually probably avoid using Hijack, saving him for a second chapter which would probably play out like a Kiddie version of the Thing, having more to do with the overarching plot. The villain would instead be some kind of spirit using the confusion of Gym class to escape being captured easily, when the activity club could use their tools freely.
This would allow us to recuperate and better handle the longer, more plotting chapter that would follow.
But this isn’t about Anon’s pnat, it’s about Zack, and he wanted to do the third type, wherein levity and progression intermingle.
2) What should be in the Chapter?
Knowing that we want to have a chapter which has both elements, we need to decide what plot and character facets should be in the chapter in addition to the breather element, which probably would be Hitball. Here is a partial list of possibilities:
(Continued in Part three)